Archive for November, 2015

Solanco excels in Model UN contest

| November 19, 2015

Solanco students earned six of the 20 awards presented in the recent meeting of the Susquehanna Valley Model United Nations. It consists of more than 15 schools from four counties and when it meets students participate in the parliamentary processes practiced by the United Nations, and students draft resolutions to solve issues impacting the global community. […]

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Solanco field hockey all-stars

Solanco field hockey all-stars

| November 13, 2015

Solanco’s Sammy Prange (left) and Allyson Osborne (right) have earned Lancaster-Lebanon League Section 2 second team all-star status. In addition, Kelsey Bastien and Megan Mecouch were recognized by the L-L League as Section 2 Academic All-Stars. Congratulations to those outstanding student-athletes, both for their accomplishments on the field and in the classroom!

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Video conference enables students to view autopsy, study cadavers

| November 13, 2015

Solanco High School students recently participated in the interesting and highly informative “Adventures in Medicine and Science – Distance Learning Cadaver Demonstrations.” About 150 students in the Large Group Instruction room at the high school took part in the video conference with St. Louis University in Missouri. Solanco Forensics Science teacher John Girvin said, “This […]

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Soccer star Nick Boule earns high honors

Soccer star Nick Boule earns high honors

| November 9, 2015

Congratulations to Solanco senior and soccer star Nick Boule (photo), who has been named Lancaster-Lebanon League Section 2 co-player of the year! This season Nick scored 20 goals and had seven assists, and was named to the L-L League Section 2 All-Star team! In addition to his remarkable success on the soccer field, Nick also excels academically! […]

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Thanksgiving food collection effort underway

Thanksgiving food collection effort underway

| November 6, 2015

Solanco schools, the Solanco Food Bank, and Buck Company, Inc. are working together in the Giving Thanks Project to support our community over the Thanksgiving holiday. In the photo, Providence Elementary students collected an incredible 300 food items that will be included in Thanksgiving meal boxes for families in need in the Solanco School District. […]

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Important resources for early learning

Important resources for early learning

| November 5, 2015

The Solanco School District is making important educational resources available for parents that will help them prepare their young children for success in school. The parent engagement programs known as ReadyRosie and BringingUp feature two- to three-minute videos for parents that demonstrate how parents can effectively interact with their children ages five and under. The videos also provide […]

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Today – Friday – is the day! Support Solanco students in Extraordinary Give at The Daily Grind

Today – Friday – is the day! Support Solanco students in Extraordinary Give at The Daily Grind

| November 5, 2015

On Friday, November 20, our entire community can support Solanco students by donating to the Solanco Education Foundation (SEF) through the Extraordinary Give, Lancaster’s Largest Day of Giving. The donations will be used by the Solanco Education Foundation to fund college scholarships for graduating Solanco seniors and educational programs in Solanco schools. The Daily Grind […]

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Students earn special recognition

Students earn special recognition

| November 3, 2015

The students in the photo have been honored as Students of the Month. Front row: Dana Slack (5th grade, Clermont), Taelor Martin (3rd, Quarryville), Kate Kauffman (5th, Quarryville). Back row:  Olivia Stoltzfus (9th, high school), Cody Rose (4th, Providence), Sage Martinez (8th, Swift), Kara Moyer (8th, Smith). (not pictured: Chloe Sheaffer, 1st grade, Bart-Colerain). The […]

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